50th Reunion Weekend: Reflections on Race
In the late 1960s and early 1970s, students of color were recruited and admitted to Wesleyan in an effort to address inequities prevalent in American Society. Today, Wesleyan continues to seek students of color for many of the same reasons.
Play video 50th Reunion Weekend: Coeducation The Second Wave
50th Reunion Weekend: Coeducation The Second Wave
Hear from some of the first women on campus as well as a current student on Wesleyan's 2nd wave of coeducation. What has changed? What hasn't?
Play video Virtual: Music at Wesleyan – 1968 to 1973
Virtual: Music at Wesleyan – 1968 to 1973
In the late 1960s and early 1970s Wesleyan was host to a remarkably diverse collection of star-studded musical performances. The performances were memorable and often times the staging of these events was complex and challenging.
Play video Hidden Treasures WESeminar
Hidden Treasures WESeminar
Distinguished historians Joe Siry, professor of art history; Larry Silver P’08, James & Nan Wagner Farquhar professor emeritus of history of art at UPENN; and Miya Tokumitsu, curator of the Davison Art Center, discuss special objects in the DAC.
Play video Social Media and Social Divisiveness
Social Media and Social Divisiveness
How has the evolution of social media platforms affected societal polarization? The 50th Reunion Class of 1972 sponsors an inter-generational panel of alums to share views on these questions.
Play video The Wesleyan Documentary Project WESeminar
The Wesleyan Documentary Project WESeminar
A virtual WESeminar with Associate Professor Tracy Heather Strain, the Corwin-Fuller Professor of Film Studies, along with a panel of students and a recent alumna, discussing the impact of the Wesleyan Documentary Project.
Play video NASA's Return to Venus
NASA's Return to Venus
Hear from Professor Martha Gilmore, the George I. Seney Professor of Geology in Wesleyan's Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, about NASA's two upcoming missions to Venus.